Disabled Widow(er)s in Current Payment Status

Table 37.
Percentage distribution by monthly benefit, December 2000
Monthly benefit
(dollars)

Percentage receiving (dollars)

State

Number
Total

Less
than 200.00– 300.00– 400.00– 500.00– 600.00– 700.00– 800.00–
200.00 299.90 399.90 499.90 599.90 699.90 799.90 899.90

900.00
or more

Average

Median

201,446

10.8

10.2

14.1

14.6

13.1

11.1

9.3

8.4

8.4

519.70

504.10

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California

6,011
206
2,821
3,584
12,970

12.5
8.7
8.8
13.8
8.5

11.7
7.3
10.3
12.1
8.8

15.0
9.7
13.5
15.3
13.2

15.7
14.6
13.3
16.0
14.2

14.3
15.1
13.4
13.6
12.4

11.0
11.7
11.0
10.5
11.2

8.8
9.7
10.4
8.5
10.0

5.8
12.1
9.3
5.4
10.0

5.3
11.2
10.0
4.8
11.7

483.30
570.70
542.40
469.40
558.10

468.00
551.00
528.00
455.00
540.00

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida

1,798
1,582
485
304
10,706

9.2
10.2
14.0
12.5
12.1

10.2
9.1
11.1
13.5
10.8

12.5
16.3
11.8
13.2
14.9

15.0
16.6
12.8
16.1
14.5

13.1
12.7
12.4
17.1
13.5

12.1
10.4
11.1
10.9
10.7

10.3
8.2
9.7
5.9
9.1

9.5
7.1
9.5
6.6
6.8

8.2
9.4
7.6
4.3
7.6

535.90
515.20
511.00
473.70
502.10

522.50
485.50
502.00
467.00
482.00

Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

7,004
441
687
7,631
4,705

16.1
8.2
7.6
8.4
9.1

12.0
8.8
10.5
8.7
9.4

16.0
13.4
14.1
13.6
12.9

15.3
14.1
13.0
13.8
12.7

13.2
13.8
13.8
13.0
13.2

9.8
12.7
11.8
11.3
11.2

7.4
10.2
9.8
10.1
10.4

5.0
9.1
11.5
10.6
10.5

5.3
9.8
8.0
10.6
10.6

458.00
548.70
547.00
553.90
552.20

438.00
532.00
540.00
540.00
545.00

Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine

1,752
1,432
6,701
5,465
1,137

9.2
10.8
10.4
8.3
12.3

10.5
9.7
9.6
8.5
11.0

12.1
13.7
14.6
14.4
14.7

16.0
13.6
15.4
15.3
13.9

14.0
12.7
13.6
14.3
13.4

11.6
12.6
11.3
10.6
11.1

9.3
10.5
9.5
10.3
10.0

9.4
8.7
8.1
9.6
7.7

8.0
7.8
7.4
8.7
6.0

530.80
526.60
517.40
541.50
498.70

518.50
518.00
499.00
524.00
485.00

Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi

2,369
3,381
7,974
1,803
4,309

9.8
10.1
7.6
10.0
14.0

8.9
10.3
7.6
10.9
11.9

12.1
14.6
11.4
13.9
17.0

13.4
16.5
13.7
14.5
16.0

13.6
12.4
12.4
13.3
13.7

12.1
11.2
11.1
10.3
10.1

9.9
8.4
10.5
9.4
6.7

10.1
8.2
11.3
8.2
5.7

10.1
8.3
14.5
9.7
4.9

549.30
517.70
585.20
526.10
464.30

542.00
489.00
578.00
508.00
443.00

Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire

5,159
607
820
985
685

11.7
9.4
11.7
9.5
13.7

11.2
10.2
11.3
10.0
12.6

14.5
14.5
13.2
14.0
12.4

14.9
17.8
14.5
14.6
11.8

12.6
12.9
11.1
12.1
13.6

10.7
12.0
14.0
11.0
12.3

8.6
9.4
9.6
9.5
9.8

8.4
6.9
7.3
8.4
7.7

7.4
6.9
7.2
10.9
6.1

506.50
511.00
510.00
537.30
497.10

482.00
479.00
495.50
516.00
492.00

New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota

4,114
1,137
12,105
7,802
300

12.2
9.0
10.5
18.9
8.3

9.3
10.5
9.5
13.6
8.7

14.6
14.9
13.9
15.1
16.0

13.3
14.3
14.4
14.5
15.7

12.7
14.5
12.7
12.8
14.3

10.5
11.4
11.6
9.8
10.7

7.2
8.9
9.1
6.5
12.0

8.7
8.5
8.5
4.6
8.7

11.5
8.1
9.8
4.4
5.7

527.60
525.00
530.90
436.00
526.00

506.00
509.00
512.00
415.50
502.50

Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island

9,819
2,971
1,847
9,343
665

8.0
10.6
8.9
8.8
13.8

7.8
11.4
8.3
8.9
11.3

12.4
14.4
13.4
11.8
15.0

12.4
14.5
12.0
13.9
14.7

12.2
13.4
13.2
13.0
11.9

11.3
11.2
12.5
12.1
9.3

12.0
9.4
10.3
11.5
10.7

12.4
8.0
11.5
10.9
6.6

11.5
7.0
9.9
9.3
6.6

575.10
509.40
555.90
554.90
488.40

574.00
492.00
553.00
550.00
462.00

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Table 37.
Continued
Monthly benefit
(dollars)

Percentage receiving (dollars)

State
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming
Outlying areas
American Samoa
Guam
Northern Mariana
Islands
Puerto Rico
Virgin Islands
Foreign countries

Number

Less
than 200.00– 300.00– 400.00– 500.00– 600.00– 700.00– 800.00–
200.00 299.90 399.90 499.90 599.90 699.90 799.90 899.90

900.00
or more

Average

Median

4,686
388
7,118
12,060
682

18.2
13.7
13.7
9.9
8.8

13.0
13.4
12.1
10.3
8.1

15.7
14.4
14.4
13.9
14.5

14.4
16.8
15.8
15.1
16.9

13.4
11.9
13.5
13.7
11.6

9.7
9.8
10.6
11.3
11.7

6.4
7.7
8.4
9.6
7.6

5.1
5.2
6.2
8.2
8.2

4.2
7.2
5.3
8.0
12.6

440.20
480.90
476.80
522.00
548.10

420.00
454.00
460.00
505.50
514.00

451
5,444
2,774
3,521
2,605
261

7.5
11.9
6.8
5.7
9.4
7.7

12.4
10.6
9.3
6.8
10.0
9.6

15.3
15.4
12.8
12.4
12.6
13.4

15.7
13.7
12.9
14.7
14.0
16.5

16.6
13.2
12.4
14.1
13.3
10.0

11.1
11.2
13.3
13.0
12.1
8.1

10.2
8.6
10.3
12.0
9.5
11.1

6.7
7.6
10.1
10.9
9.6
13.4

4.4
7.8
12.1
10.4
9.5
10.3

503.40
506.50
570.20
579.00
539.50
561.30

495.00
487.00
569.00
575.00
529.00
526.00

44
25

9.1
12.0

11.4
4.0

22.7
24.0

22.7
28.0

6.8
8.0

13.6
4.0

13.6
4.0

0
8.0

0
8.0

445.70
482.90

422.00
419.00

a
4,888
47

a
12.8
2.1

25.0
16.7
10.6

62.5
21.3
14.9

a
18.0
27.7

a
12.6
19.2

a
8.3
17.0

a
5.3
2.1

a
3.1
4.3

12.5
2.1
2.1

396.90
419.50
500.60

334.50
396.00
485.00

824

7.5

7.9

15.7

18.2

16.0

12.7

11.3

5.7

5.0

517.70

504.00

SOURCE: Social Security Disabled Beneficiaries 100 percent file.
a.

Data not shown to avoid disclosure of information for particular individuals.

CONTACT: Cece Chin (410) 965-5366 for further information.

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